Chefs Corner

Seafood Cocktail

seafood cocktailWhether you are looking for an elegant appetizer or a light main course, you can never go wrong with a cool and refreshing Seafood Cocktail. When made with freshly prepared seafood, this exotic recipe really goes well with any kind of meal.

Make sure that you take care when choosing the seafood for this dish as that is what is going to make the difference between a success and a failure.

Thousand Island dressing is the perfect match as a dressing for any type of seafood. It goes especially well with shrimp and doesn’t overpower the natural flavors of the squid. Continue reading

Roast Vegetables

roast vegetableRoast Vegetables are a simple, healthy, and delicious way to enjoy your vegetables.

Not only that, but Roast Vegetables will easily complement any meal as a nutritious side dish or even stands alone as a yummy vegetarian dish. The process of roasting is an excellent way to bring out the flavor of the vegetables.

This particular recipe features pumpkin which really adds a unique twist to this classic dish. Continue reading

Homemade Basil Pesto

Homemade Basil PestoYou would think because of its high prices in stores Basil Pesto would be difficult to make, but I think you will be pleased to find how incredibly simple it actually is. There is one important piece of equipment you will need, and that is a food processor.

If you don’t yet have a food processor, I suggest that you strongly consider purchasing one as it is a great investment that is infinitely useful in the kitchen. You can use a blender if that is all that you available to use. Ingredient wise, everything you need for this Basil Pesto recipe should be readily available at your local supermarket. Continue reading

Sweet and Sour Sauce

Sweet An Sour Sauce Preparation Sauces are meant to add flavor to a dish and make it taste better.

This recipe for Sweet and Sour Sauce is made by combining a sweet component and a sour component with something to thicken it and give it a sauce like consistency.

This specific recipe offers just the right balance of sweet and sour flavors, and it can be paired together perfectly with many of your favorite dishes. Continue reading